The Kindgom of Saudi Arabia has a population of almost 30 Million governed by a hereditary monarchy. It is one of the world's richest countries and finances itself largely by oil and gas trade.
Saudi Arabia is considered by Western countries as a dictatorship. It is the world's second largest weapons importer and adheres to the conservative movement within Sunni Islam referred to as Wahhabism. This page shows an automatic compilation of DW content dealing with Saudi Arabia.
The conflict in Yemen between supporters of Sunni president Hadi living in exile and Shiite Houthi rebels is ongoing. The leader of the rebels has accused the United Kingdom of war crimes because it is supplying arms to Saudi Arabia.